Tyler received his training from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. Since graduating he has performed professionally across North America.

Tyler was a member of the Broadway Company of Les Misérables, reprising the roles he played in the Toronto production (Mirvish) and understudying the roles of Thénardier, Grantaire and Bamatabois. 

In Toronto, he was featured prominently in the world premiere production of The Lord of the Rings: The Musical; the North American premiere of Dirty Dancing; and the 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables (all with Mirvish Productions).

In the summer of 2009, he joined the North American touring company of Disney’s The Lion King as the loveable meerkat, Timon. For 13 months he zigzagged the continent, performing for hundreds of thousands of people.

Tyler plays the main antagonist, Bill Anderson in the indie feature, “Generation Wolf” (available on iTunes). Bill is a low life drug dealer who gets an old friend, Vince (Christian De La Cortina) in trouble with some very dangerous people.

He also plays a small-minded math teacher in “Jazz Hands” which is scheduled for release in the summer of 2018.

On Television Tyler has appeared in “Titans”, “Kim’s Convenience”, “Murdoch Mysteries”, “Orphan Black” , “Copper”, and the hit Nickelodeon shows: “Star Falls”, “Make it Pop”, “Max & Shred”, “The Other Kingdom” and “Life With Boys”.  To see a list of other shows he has been on click the imdb link on the home page. 

Tyler is also a successful acting coach and teacher. He has served as dialogue/acting coach for several successful TV series, taught at the Randolph Theatre School, and coaches privately.